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had on the slugger physically and emotionally. things really got heated up during the cross-examination. simon? >> reporter: dana, indeed they did. kimberly bell the most anticipated witness in this trial was on the stand from quarter to 8, quarter to 9 this morning all the way until about 3:45. all day long she was answering some pointed questions from bonds' attorneys. that testimony had pretty much everything in it. it had tears. talked about in fidelity and sexual dysfunction and even a mention of richard gere. the witness with the most sal acres details took the stand, kimberly bell. the one person who can testify what the effects had on barry bonds. for the defense a jilted mattress. she said specifically that the shape, size of his testicles were small or unusual, different shape. he had trouble maintaining an recollection. to bonds' emotional changes, the supposed roid rage.
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she says bonds threatened to cut my head off and leave me many in a ditch. another threat to cut out my breast implants because he paid for them. they hammered at bell in cross- examination and attempted to show that bell had an agenda, namely to embarrass bonds for leaving her. she saw bonds as her richard gere in reference to her favorite movie, an officer and a gentleman. when bonds got married in 1998 bell was sent down to the proverbial minor leagues and became the away game girlfriend. only allowed to be with bonds when she said so. bell admitted when bonds gave her a tour of the home he was building for his family she was moved to tears at the open lens she wasn't allowed to share. the one bit of testimony that dealt directly with steroids is when he explained a nasty swollen injured elbow by saying steroids had caused the muscle and tendons to grow faster than the joint could handle. during the first break of the day i got into the elevator and
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rode down the floor with kimberly bell. she had her held -- head held high. but dana she was absolutely exhausted after answering the questions, and tough ones at that. >> and it continues. simon perez, thank you. a jury has found a professional poker player guilty of bludgeoning his parents. that took place at their home in pleasantton. 32-year-old earnest shearer was convicted of beating his mother and father to death with a baseball bat. prosecutors say that shearer was deep in debt and killed his parents for a $1 million inheritance. >> also today a jury in san mateo county found a teen guilty of attempted murder at -- of a pipe bomb attack at his school in 2009. this targeted a teacher. alex youshock was convicted on
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5 of 7 counts against him. the jury is deadlocated on other counts. his attorney argued that he is schizophrenic. the sanity phase of the trial will continue after the jury finishes deliberations. >> a shooting in contra costa county is under investigations tonight. the routine started with a traffic spot on viewpoint by mountain view avenue at 1:15 this morning. the sheriff's deputy opened fire on 23-year-old johnny angel of antioch. he was pronounced dead at the hospital. deputies say that they opened fire after he started to drive off while a deputy reached into the car to remove the keys from his ignition. the sheriff's office and the contra costa district attorney's office are investigating. also tonight several san packlo homeowners want to know who is going to pay for the damage caused by that big landslide. it happened last week following heavy rains. six homes on ywman street and hillcrest road were damaged.
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three are yellow tagged. christians airs is at one of those homes with why some people think the city is to blame for that slide. >> reporter: we are at one of the homes that really got hit the hardest here. the city has put up caution tape to try to block off the area that really is the most dangerous. and you can see why it's dangerous. geologists say the soil here has been shifting. it has left the homeowners here wondering who is going to foot the bill? will it be themselves, the city or their insurance company? four days after the hillside beneath leon walker's house collapsed swallowing his backyard, the future remains just as unstable as the ground beneath him. >> i'm devastated by it. >> reporter: the porch that used to lead to walker's backyard now justice out over empty space. and walker believes that any moment the home his family has lived in for seven years will tumble down the hill. >> this is just the flash point of what's wrong with this hill.
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the entire hillside is compromised. >> reporter: walker's wife says these before and after pictures prove it, that there were two other mudslides below their home in 1975 and again in '83. and that the city did a poor patch-up job to try to fix it. >> it's the same situation now. oh, my god. >> all they did is just put a bandaid on it pretty much. they didn't fix the problem. >> no, i would have never bought this place if it was dissclosed to me that that house right there slid down the hill. i would have took a pass on that. >> reporter: the city of san pablo is busy clearing trees that fell during the slide and working on getting disaster funds for residents. but they are not saying whether the disaster was due to shoddy work after the first slide. >> on in fronts looking at documents and, you know, any disclosures or indications that this hillside may have been moving. >> reporter: even worse the walker's insurance company has hinted they would only be covered if they had flood insurance, which they don't.
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>> there is nothing that i can do. i'm hoping that the city, along with the state, along with the federal folks, will have insight to see that this whole hill is compromised and they shore it up. >> reporter: otherwise not only will a house be left on the edge, so will an entire family. now, back here live, the city certainly has had a presence at this home throughout the day. the city manager's office is working onsetting up a fund where donations can be taken for the six families that have been affected by this mud slide. they have also had engineers and degree olympic gists out here. but again that family and many out here are left in limbo. >> chris, a quick question the donations are great, that's a great idea but what about attorneys? are the families seeking any legal help now against the city? >> at this point the family is really in recovery mode. that's what the city says as well. they are recovering essentially from a disaster. so they haven't talked to me
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yet about whether or not they will be getting any legal involvement right here. i think their main concern is trying to save all of the valuables that are inside the house and trying to see whether the insurance company will help out. >> completely understandable. thank you. here is how it looked from chopper 5 as a runaway dump truck wound up in richardson bay this morning. oops. you can see there were tire marks on the road where the truck driver apparently trade in vain to stop that rig. the fire chief says that the driver was taken to marin general in stable condition. he had an injury to the head. firefighters set out some obamas in the water in case any oil or gas got into the water. the question of where the team will play is not entirely settled. but big money is already being spent on a potential stadium site in santa clara. and as len ramirez reports, the price tag is not sitting well with the stadium skeptics.
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>> reporter: well, dana, santa clara is moving ahead with this and very quickly for a couple of reasons. firstly they want to spend their city redevelopment funds while they still have their chance before governor brown's proposed to expand government agencies has a that chan to pass. secondly they want a kickoff here in 2015 and they want to meet that goal. it is nothing more than a parking lot now. but in just four years this is what it's supposed to look like when the 49ers kick off in their new santa clara stadium home. >> we have a schedule to meet. and it is supposed to be done by 2015. and if we sit around on our hands it's going to be tough to keep that schedule. >> reporter: santa clara is not wasting any time when it comes to preparing the site for building. last week the city council approved transferring $4.5 million of city redevelopment funds to the 49ers for such things as site grading and drainage, moving an electrical
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transformer. and the work is already beginning. >> it is getting putting the of cart before the horse. >> reporter: but bill bailie says what they are doing is risky since the 49ers have not yet inked a deal with the city to build the proposed $937 million project next to the america's theme park. >> we have essentially handed the $49ers $4.5 million but there is not a signature on any contract anywhere. >> reporter: they are working out the details of a complex financing plan and yes, the deal could fall through. >> there is not enough money to pay our workers what we did last year but there is enough money to pay the 49ers to build this stadium and that's just wrong. >> reporter: the city officials say the improvements they are making now won't go to waste. >> this is normal business that the city would do any company that moved into here that was building the site on city property. >> reporter: the city says it
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plans to spend between $700 and $800 of that $4.5 million this year alone on site improvements. but dana the city's full commitment is not yet known because there is no firm deal yet anyway. >> len ramirez, thank you. it was a special edition but not one you would want to collect. what investigators have to say about the bizarre case of an exploding newspaper. are you an organ donor? how california is trying to boost the ranks of those willing to save lives. [ music ] i am in walnut creek. the john medical center is about to give even better care for its patients and brand new babies. the trauma center isn't open yet but we will give you a look inside. [ music ] ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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hand . an elderly man was seriously hurt when his newspaper exploded in his hands. he is at the hospital tonight. a hidden pipe bomb went off when that man picked up the paper outside of his vacaville home yesterday morning. vacaville police evacuated more than 40 other residences in the area. they warned people not to pick up any newspapers or anything else that looked suspicious. the blast rocked the entire neighborhood. >> it wasn't a firecracker. it was a bomb. it rattled our house. my son's bedroom, it shook several times. >> it turns out the victim is in his 80s. he reportedly lost some fingers and had injuries to his legs. but he is expected to survive. investigators didn't find any other devices. they are not sure what the motive was. they say that it appears to be an isolated incident. but so far no suspects have been named. it is a place that few people visit if they don't have
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to. but a first-rate hospital is something that even fewer of us could do without. ann is in walnut creek where one of the bay area's busiest hospitals is getting bigger and many say better. ann? >> reporter: dana, they have nearly doubled or more than doubled the size of john mere medical center with a $600,000 expansion project. they will run the final drills off their rooftop helicopter pad. this unit isn't quite open to the public yet but tonight we are giving you a sneak peak. >> every second makes a difference. the john mere medical center in walnut creek is the trauma center for contra costa and most of salano county. they get the most serious gunshot and vehicle accidents. and when the president is here this is the designated hospital for in case of an emergency. >> the emergency department in
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the trauma bay. >> reporter: the gee whiz factor for this new and used emergency is efficiency. the helipad is a straight shot to the high speed elevator which goes the same speed as others. but you don't have to wait for it and the doors open and close faster. the streamlined trip to the er opens wednesday morning. >> the fact that we have shaved off five minutes with this new building and this new helipad is a big deal when you add it on to all of the other improvements that we have made. >> reporter: five minutes makes a big difference. >> that's right. >> reporter: the costs have gone up 50% in 25 years. >> we have to grow with the times and serve the population that's here. with the trauma program that started in the mid-80s, that greatly expanded our obligations to the community. >> reporter: one obligation is to be up and running even in a disaster. and that's why they have built their own electric power plant. they also have four decontamination showers. but day-to-day business that necessitated this expansion. the population has green. the hospital was short beds and
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needed seismic upgrades. they also have more private rooms which reduce the risk of infection spreading. premature baby is definitely on the rise. even with all of the things that we've done to try to impact that. >> reporter: and special attention has been given to their youngest patients. premature babies have a much better chance in a state-of-the- art neonatal intensive care unit. they control temperature and humidity, just about everything to simulate the woman. >> the thing about this bed is so awsome you can make it into anything. it is the transformer of beds. you can take the sides down. you can have this like a warmer. >> patient's families helped design the rooms knowing families can spend weeks or even months here. now families can stay together. before newborns might have to go to childrens' hospital in oakland while their moms are treated here. >> that's why it is so critical to try to get the mom to the hospital where the baby will be taken care of. >> reporter: they are also convinced here that our
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surroundings play a major role in our recovery so they have put in he's threat include pleasing features, gardens like this one. studies show patients get better faster had they have something beautiful to look at. >> a very forward-thinking hospital. that was ann reporting. >> check in with roberta right now for the late he is forecast. we have some sun outside. >> we do. with the sun outside everybody wants to go outside and play. i got to tell you i just got this alert from squaw valley. breaking the highest season snowfall total on record with an accumulation of 691 inches. they are extending their ski season until may 30th. how about that? and we will have a whole lot of sunshine days to enjoy that powder. right now we are looking out towards the beach. we have mainly clear skies. in fact, if you are going to be going out this evening, perhaps 7:15 is first pitch for the bay bridge series as the fridays -- let me back up. as the world champion san francisco giants play host to
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the oakland as. game time temperature is 55 degrees and mostly clear skies. we will tonight, overnight, see a few clouds. call it partly cloudy in the overnight hours with temperatures pretty much in the 40s. meanwhile, we do have high pressure building in it. we did have some accumulation of rain early this morning. so 15 consecutive days of rainfall. but behind the ridge of high pressure upstream is another area of low pressure. that will spill some clouds in our forecast so call it partly cloudy. but it will be a completely dry day from morning until the evening hours. so meanwhile, with the drying out of the atmosphere, the tree count is on the medium too high side. temperatures tomorrow, speaking of highs, pretty seasonal. 60 pacifica to 6 at the delta. otherwise extended forecasts near record warms on thursday and friday with highs soaring into the low 80s. a few clouds on friday and the next storms return to the bay
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area on saturday. welcome back from vacation, ken. >> thank you, roberta. always good to be back. >> the new question that young americans might start hearing from their doctors. and how california is trying to recruit more organ donors. that's coming up in two minutes. ,,,,,,
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changing times, come new eens. as mike . >> being a teenager, not exactly easy. and with changing times come new challenges for teens. as mike sugarman shows us, therapists think that they have pinpointed a whole new problem, facebook. >> some people on facebook, like in life, are very popular. how many friends do you have? >> quite a few. >> reporter: no, come on, really. how many? >> i have around 400. >> like 600, 700. >> reporter: popular girls. but what about those who aren't so popular? >> it makes the problem worse. >> reporter: dr. elaine brady, a san jose therapist thinks the american academy of pediatrics is spot on in its new study.
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facebock depression they call it. >> you know, unfortunately it's typically the kids that feel socially inadequate already. >> reporter: facebook has become the 21st century school cafeteria or mall. but of course it's different. it's virtual. and everything you do and everybody else does is right in your face. raise your hand who has facebook here? everybody has got facebook. >> yeah. >> reporter: if you are a teenager at this high school or a teenager anywhere in the united states you do. and some see how facebook depression can hit. >> people with friends kind of might be the reality to them. it might like shock them and hit them and like, oh, i have no friends. >> reporter: but ian isn't a teenage girl and he understands. >> most of my generation is on facebook, too. and there is a little pressure to put the sunniest looking pictures of the family up there. and only talk about the good
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times. >> reporter: if your life distinction on your facebook page. it is a virtual normal rockwell world. >> the internet overall is a very valuable tool that we have now. and yet we have to recognize that there are certain people, children as well as adults, that are going to be vulnerable to the more negative aspects of the internet. >> reporter: parents know their kids' passwords and log-ins. set time limits. and like everything else try to discuss with your kids what may be troubling them and talk it out. technology hasn't changed that. mike sugarman, cbs 5. the department of motor vehicle says there is a lot of fear and some uncertainty when it comes down to organ donation. and there is a new education campaign to try to change all of that. david lopez shows us how educators are trying to help teenagers and their parents make some informed decisions about becoming a donor. >> so what i needed was a stranger. >> reporter: a stranger with a
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perfect kidney match so that wendy rogers can lead a life and not just stay attached to her dialysis machine. >> so i sat and i sat. and i decided in my heart that if this is how i had to live my life then i needed to accept it. i was just happy to be alive. >> reporter: the student at st. harry's all girl's academy listened intently to her story. how a few years ago how a teenage driver decided to be an organ donor. and then that driver at aged 25 was killed in an automobile accident and her mother, fulfilling the wishes of her daughter, donated a kidney and wendy rogers now leads a healthy life. >> i don't have a day that goes by that i don't think about the gift and the decision that the mother made in honor of her daughter. >> i encourage all of you to reflect within yourselves. >> reporter: the students were told of the overwhelming need for organ and tissue donors. they were shown a video explaining how easy it is to
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sign up to be an organ donor at the dmv. they were told that a current bill in sacramento would make it mandatory that every high school student in california be required to have a 15-minute presentation on the importance of being an organ donor. >> a recent statewide survey taken by the department of motor vehicles indicated that whenever a teenage driver was asked while applying for his license if they wanted to become an organ donor they either expressed no knowledge of it or a great deal of fear. >> now that i know i will be a donor. >> what do you think now? >> i will do it. >> really? >> yeah. >> just how important is this? just ask wendy rogers. this is david lopez, cbs 5. >> the president addresses the nation hoping to ease concerns over america's latest military intervention in the middle east. a look at what the president had to say this evening and the tangled politics created by the fighting in libya. new problems at japan's troubled nuclear plant.
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who is actually trying to sneak into that dangerous evacuation zone. and attention pg&e customers, did you score one of those $25 thank you cards? a lesson in fees and fine print. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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[ music ] well, the stage appears to be set for a bloody showdown as rebels inch closer to moammar gadhafi's hometown. rebels have regained control over hundreds of miles along libya's coast. adds coalition forces have struck moammar gadhafi's forces. leaders of the international effort say that the offensive is meant to protect civilians. outside moammar gadhafi's compound today a crowd mobbed the car with the libyan leader said to be inside as moammar gadhafi refuses to step down. and tonight president obama defended the u.s. intervention in libya. in a primetime address to the nation, he said action was necessary to prevent a slaughter of civilians. >> ten days ago, having tried to end the violence without using force, the international community offered moammar gadhafi a final chance to stop his campaign of killing or face
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the consequences. rather than stand down, his forces continued their advance. bearing down on the city of bengazi hope to nearly 700,000 men, children and women who sought their freedom from fear. the president said if the u.s. did not act it would have stained the world's conscious and been a betrayal of who we are. he also said that nato will take command over the operation on wednesday. the president said that he ruled out targeting moammar gadhafi. he warned that trying to oust him would be a costly mistake. phil matier joins us now with more on the president's primetime address. phil? >> reporter: that's right, ken. the president did not estimate when the conflict might end, however. plus there were a few things he didn't mention. for example, he didn't talk about the cost. and did he not rule out similar action like this in the future elsewhere. >> i've made it clear that i will never hesitate to use our
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military swiftly, decisively and unilaterally when necessary to end defend our people, our homeland, our allies and our core interests. >> reporter: well, just what those interests are is a matter of debate. the president's speech got a ex manied reaction even from california's congressal leaders that are democrats and supporters. and here is what they had to say. >> any time we could avoid any conflict or stop any violence that's what we want to do. but we're not prepared to go to war to do that. >> i want to know precisely how long we will be engaged, what is the end gain? this has the fingerprints of an afghanistan all over again. >> reporter: well, joining us to take a he is encloseer look is stephen unus, a san francisco professor who specializes in the middle east and spoke at the same place
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president spoke just a little while ago. the first question, realistically is this some short action we can talk about or does congresswoman speier have a point when she says this has the fingerprints of afghanistan on it. >> the president said this was restricted to air power right to make the analogy to bosnia rather than iraq. we have seen some mission cedes going beyond taking actions to going to war. >> reporter: and we see the videos of the rebels but who exactly are they what and what do they represent? >> when the anti-moammar gadhafi god going in egypt and syria and yemen it is like that. but since they have gone to arms the violence has risen to the top. when a dictator is over thrown through non-violent means.
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>> as in egypt. >> or tunisia it almost always turns into a democracy. where if they are over thrown through military force and armed struggle more likely than not it turns into another dictatorship. >> reporter: so a strong armed person may emerge from the leader of the rebel forces. which did not rule out him using similar action in the future. we have syria. there are questions in egypt that is still unsettled. where is the next libya, possibly? >> well, hopefully there won't be another libya bus the other uprisings, unlike libya have maintained this non-violent tactics. so that creates a paradox of oppression. it is actually stronger against dictators. historically unarmed up risings are twice as likely to be as successful as armed uprising. >> what about syria? >> there is oppression everywhere in the philippines
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and korea. and i think if egypt and tunisa prove anything is that the way for that democratic change is not through foreign intervention but through democratic civil society organizations engaged in non- violent massive struggle. >> it ought to be interesting because he did not rule it out in the future. >> right. >> what he said was he wanted a combination of the situation being in dire straits but he also wanted international cooperation before he went in. do you think that will happen? >> i think so. because i mean i think that these -- he raised a pretty high bar there. and i don't think, hopefully, we won't see another situation replicating it. >> thank you so much for sharing your thoughts with us, stephen. >> my pleasure. >> thanks to you. >> thank you very much, gentlemen. meanwhile the cry advice in japan has taken a turn for the worse. contaminated water has been found outside the crippled
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fukushima power plant. >> reporter: worker he at the plant are struggling to remove hundreds of tons of water of done tam nature -- contaminated water. the spiked readings are showing up in soil around the plant. and in sea water much farther north than previously discovered. until the contaminated water is removed, workers can't restore the electric power needed to prevent fuel rods from overheating and releasing more radiation. in the u.s., environmental officials have been monitoring radiation levels since the plant was damaged by the earthquake and tsunami. massachusetts and other states have already reported trace amounts of radiation in rainwater. >> we want to make clear that there is no health impact. >> reporter: here in new york city, environmental teams began taking samples from the main reservoirs to make sure there is no increase in radiological materials. but the threat continues in japan. some evacuees are reportedly trying to sneak back into the
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evacuation zone. japan's chief government spokesman warns them to stay out saying there is a big health risk in the area. more than 50 miles away, the u.s. military is helping victims cope by building showers. >> personal hygiene is going to help out and prevent diseases. >> reporter: japan's people are beginning to seep signs of life returning to normal. toyota is restarting production at some of its plants. children are graduating kindergarten and cherry blossoms, one of the symbols of japan, are blooming. randall pinkson, cbs news, new york. coming up it is a thank you card but comes with some strings attached. what pg&e customers should know about their $25 savings and the fine print that comes with the plastic. i have never felt better. i'm stronger. i'm happier. i am just passionate. >> can you put an age on that face? the tricks of looking your best as you tack on the decades.
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underground sent a manhole cover sailing into landed sev . shoppers in union square got quite a shock this morning. an electrical problem underground sent a manhole cover sailing into the air. it landed several feet away. now luckily nobody was hurt. pg&e says an electrical cable failed in an underground vault generating that pressure that propelled the manhole cover. pg&e has agreed in principle to a proposed $3 million fine for failing to provide records related to its gas pipelines in the wake of the san brown disaster -- san bruno disaster. pg&e attended an evidence hearing on the matter in san francisco today. the official filing is wednesday. the amount has come under harsh criticism since the cpec could fine the utility $1 million a day for the missing records. those opposed have until april 8th to file a response.
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well, hundreds of thousands of people got them, those prepaid debit cards as a thank you from pg&e. but the fine print has some people fuming. on our consumer watch tonight julie watts shows us how to avoid the hidden fees. >> that has r32 insulation and double insulated windows. >> john paul has done just about everything to lower his electricity bill, including wearing extra layers at home to avoid turning on the heat. so he was thrilled when he got this $25 prepaid debit card from pg&e, a reward for cutting back on his gas during the month of december. >> i thought i had done a very good thing. >> reporter: but he noticed the hefty fees. >> account maintenance fee $3 per month. $15 plastic replacement fee if you lose the card it is $6.25. >> even a fee to pay his pg&e fee with the card. so he tried cashing the card
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and was told it had to be spent. we called consumer watch and we contacted pg&e. >> we are sorry if all of the fine print that these cards came with may have confused these folks. but at the end of the day there are no fees associated with this card. >> reporter: phil says the language is standard on all city bank cards but it does not apply to pg&e customers with these cards. while it is true you can't redeem the card for cash you can put the full $25 towards your pg&e bill and you will be reimbursed for the processing fee later. but if you are one of the 260,000 customers that received one of these cards don't hang on to it for too long. >> in order to avoid any fees to our customers, we put an expiration of six months. >> reporter: he says if you do see a fee or lose the card, contact pg&e directly and keep in mind they were only issued for december gas savings. pg&e will deduct the rebates directly from your bill for the winter gas savings program from january and february. on the consumer watch, julie watts, cbs 5.
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chopper 5 high in the sky didn't have to go very far to find the abundance of sunshine today. 58 half moon bay, 68 degrees in concord. the day will soar into the 80s. your pinpoint forecast as eyewitness news continues right here on cbs 5. [ music ] ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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joins us, . here it is. is 70 the new 40? the secret to aging young is at hand. dr. kim is alongside. that would make 50 the new 20. >> oh, i like that. >> yes, i like that a lot more. sounds a lot better there, doesn't it? what's the deal with staying young-looking in your later years? >> well, first off i've got to tell you, you might not believe your eyes when you see the man and the woman in this next story. it looks like they may have found the fountain of youth as well as a way to secure good health. [ music ] >> this woman used to weigh 140- pound. now she is at 115.
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this man trimmed his 38-inch waist to 30 inches. they have something in common. they started to start weight lifting more than 20 years ago. today they defy stereotypes of senior citizens. >> i just made 70 january 8th. >> after a second divorce emily become a single mother of two with no job and fell into a depression. that's when she died getting healthy was a place to start. >> when i turned to the side my stomach came out further than my chest. and i thought i have to do something. >> today she is a personal trainer, motivational speaker and is working on a book. >> i have never felt better. i'm stronger. i'm happier. i am just passionate about what i do, more than i was, you know, even ten years ago. >> reporter: bob gale is 73. he says his life changed when he started building muscle by weight lifting. >> my weight dropped. i lost 35 pounds. and my endurance. i am living now. i am living a good life because i feel healthier. >> reporter: studies show the
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commitment bob and emily made to work out and eat a diet of fruits, vegetables, whole grains and fish will change their futures. their lifestyle will boost brain, heart, lung, muscle and even skin function. the immune system will be stronger, fighting off infections and even cancer cells. they will be less likely to fall, gets i don't see pro sister and even slow down arthritis and alzheimer's. >> less risk of infections and less risk of depression. >> by the way the name of her new book? >> it's titled asking 70 the new 40." >> now she stopped sun bathing in high school. and dermatologists say that's good because it has helped her skin look much younger. you couldn't believe it. >> bravo to her, really. >> i think she needs to work on her attitude now. just a little depressed to me now. >> the end the record fins, come on one thing we didn't
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mention in there. >> what a great story. >> proof. >> proof right there. >> thank you, kim. >> go back to the gym tomorrow. >> okay. >> what do you mean go back? you live at the gym. >> no, i have taken a little break. getting my afternoons ready. buildup i am going back to the gym. >> she has a world of talent from arts to training as well. >> but we are training, spring training. that's right, we are heading right into bright sunshine here in the bay area. and by mid-week we're talking about near or record warmth. this is the scene right now where today's high is 64 degrees. chopper 5 live in the sky. barely a cloud in the sky for the bay bridge series first pitch time. temperature at 55 degrees. out and about this evening a few clouds drifting overhead. otherwise by official sundown mostly clear skies. temperature wise into the 40s overnight. a few increasing clouds for your tuesday. as you head on out the door stash the umbrella. leave it at home. even though we do have this
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area of low pressure well to the north of the bay area we will see it banking off the ridge of high pressure. as it does so a few clouds will spill into our bay area forecast. but overall we will allude to it as partly cloudy. by mid-week offshore flow returns right here to the bay area. we will have near or record warmth. santa rosa at 82 should tie a record. santa cruz's record was established back in 1900. and we should break that record. and san jose will get awfully close at 81 degrees. but one day at a time. let's back up a bit. to are your tuesday partly cloudy. temperatures very similar to today. from 60 at the beaches to the mid-60s bayi had sow and -- bayside. westerly at 20 miles per hour. it will be quite seasonal. the near or record warm temperatures on wednesday and thursday. we will call it partly cloudy on friday. we will establish a chance of rain showers returning right here on saturday. turning partly cloudy on sunday with partial clearing on
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monday. i love this, missy wrote me an e-mail on friday and asked me the weather for clear lake over the weekend. i gave it to her and she sent me a picture of vallary that eagle in clear lake. thanks and keep the photos coming here to >> roberta, it is a little chilly and windy here at at&t park. here at the world series one important piece of the giants puzzle is not here. we will tell you about that next. ,,,,,,,,,,
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. >> welcome back, everybody, to at&t park. i am going to show you your first look at pablo sandoval. does he look different or what? i mean, he looks like he has lost 40 pounds. he is in great shape. that is one of the big question marks for the giants can pablo sandoval rebound this year? now, both teams are back. but of course for the giants, it's a little bit special feeling when you know you are coming in as the best team in baseball. >> program. get your program here. >> reporter: it's the first time back on the home field since winning the world series.
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>> really looking forward to not, you know, sitting down, enjoying being in the sitting and enjoying the fans and the games and enjoying my teammates and just have fun. >> reporter: and just in case you didn't know, reminders of their new place in baseball history are everywhere. and if you're not already on the band wagon, you had better lineup. with 27,000 season tickets already sold, your only chance is the newly created on deck wait list for 2012. >> we have such great fans. and the whole community got behind us last year. and i think this team wants to show our fans and our community that what a good team they are. it wasn't a fluke last year. they played good baseball. they deserve to win. they play good baseball because they are good players. they know how to play the game and they respect it. so they have something to prove this year. >> go giants. >> reporter: giants' fans will get their first look at first baseman brandon belt. second on the team with three spring training homeruns and hoping to crack the roster.
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>> i think it's just a culmination of how i have done this spring. i don't think they are putting too much emphasis on the next three games. but all the same i got to come out here and play my best baseball and let them take of the care of the decisions later. >> they will not see brian wilson who remained in scottsdale hoping his strained oblique will be healed by opening day thursday in la. >> i think it is less than 50/50. but we are going to roll him out completely. although we will have a better answer tomorrow. they will throw out the pin. i think we would really be pushing it. i would say chances are he will not start with us. but still want to give him the benefit of the doubt. >> reporter: as for the as, they hope to be this year's giants. a re-loaded roster with veteran presence, a strong rotation and a realistic shot at the american league west title. >> you know, we do have similarities. they got great pitching. we've got great pitching. you know they got some great veterans mixed with some great young players. we have the same. does that mean we are going to
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win? no. we still got to go out there and perform. we are looking forward to the season and excited to go. >> reporter: the giants are the defending champions. alongside cody ross and cody one of the keys, obviously to defending a championship because this hasn't happened in 10 years is staying healthy. right off the bat you're injuried. what you're status? >> i'm progressing, you know. it stinks, you know, but it is something that happens. i'm getting better. day-by-day, we are taking it slow. this is one of those things that you don't want it to be an issue in may and june and, you know, linger on. so we will get it right and make sure it is ready to go and get out there as quick as possible. >> you pulled that strain in the outfield and the key is to make sure you don't come back too soon because that's the type of injury the calf, the right calf that could linger all season if you make the wrong decision, right? >> definitely. the older i get the wiser. >> you are not that old. >> four or five years ago i would probably have been trying to rush it back as fast as i
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can. i am trying to get back as fast as i can but smartly this time. you definitely don't want any setbacks. it's a long season. you know, missing a few games early, it's tough. you know, you always want to be there for opening day, you know, opening series and stuff like that. but, you know, we want to be smart about it and get it right. >> yes. >> and make sure we are ready to go throughout the rest of the year. >> the other key was brian wilson. he stayed back in phoenix, scottsdale so he could pitch tomorrow and give it a shot. in a few second, what did he say about his situation? have you guys discussed that? >> i haven't talked to him. i saw him work out yesterday. i was in arizona in minor league place. he actually felt good. i talked to him. he said he is feeling good. >> i am completely out of time. >> cody ross will be back pitching, everybody. >> right. >> all right, cody. >> good night. switching to progressive could mean hundreds more in your wallet year after year. feed me! saving you money -- now, that's progressive. call or click today.
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